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Lee Zeldin Is Treated for Cancer

Representative Lee Zeldin of New York's First Congressional District, who is seeking the Republican Party's nomination for governor of New York, disclosed on Saturday that has been treated for chronic myeloid leukemia. 

Sep 23, 2021

In New Poll, East Hampton Mostly Agrees That Cell Service Stinks

More than 75 percent of people who responded to a wireless infrastructure poll conducted in East Hampton Town last month described network coverage where they live as poor or nonexistent. 

Sep 23, 2021

Police & Courts

Chief Gerard Turza Jr. said several workers decided to burn assorted debris at a construction site, but it was "nothing of consequence, other than stupidity."

Sep 23, 2021

Car crashes on local roads led to drunken-driving charges for two men this week.

Sep 23, 2021

A Sag Harbor woman was charged with endangering the welfare of a child on Sept. 14 after a verbal dispute at a Harbor Avenue house turned physical.

Sep 23, 2021

Government

Voter information tables will be scattered across East Hampton and Southampton Towns and on Shelter Island on Tuesday, which is National Voter Registration Day. 

Sep 23, 2021

Looking back on his first year in office, East Hampton Village Mayor Jerry Larsen, who was elected last September, cited the introduction of paid parking, improving the village's infrastructure, creating more community events, and shoring up the village's finances as accomplishments, and the lack of progress on developing a sewer system as a major disappointment. 

Sep 16, 2021

A town board discussion about amending the town code governing ethics turned into a furious argument among members on Tuesday, largely over a May 7 event that honored pandemic frontline workers and food pantry staff but drew criticism from the town's board of ethics.

Sep 16, 2021

East Hampton Town has asked a state judge for permission to re-argue its case against digging at a local sand mine, after the State Department of Environmental Conservation allowed the mine to create an artificial lake by digging deeper into groundwater.

Sep 16, 2021

Long Island Books

Arts

Guild Hall's Banners for a Big Birthday

Guild Hall's chief creative officer Amy Kirwin reflects on her new job, the art center's busy 90th anniversary summer, and its future.

Sep 23, 2021

Sag Harbor American Music Festival will feature 27 free performances over four days, with the Randy Brecker-Ada Rovatti Quintet and Michelle among the headliners.

Sep 23, 2021

Watermill Center resident artists will share work in progress tomorrow, and an exhibition of Paul Thek's art will open Saturday.

Sep 23, 2021

A special performance of the Choral Society of the Hamptons will honor Mark Mangini, its longtime music director, on Sunday.

Sep 23, 2021

Food

From the Farm to the Ferm

The couple behind The Ferm brews their artisanal kombuchas in a rainbow of flavors, including blueberry lavender, peach mint, and apple raspberry, depending on what is ripe at area farms.

Sep 23, 2021